Nurse Director of Professional Practice

A midsize teaching hospital in the Queens region of the New York metropolitan area is currently looking for a Director of Nursing Education.

This is an award-winning hospital that is poised for much growth and opportunity over the next ten years. They were a recipient of the IPRO Award for commitment to improving quality of care and are consistently recognized for treatment of stroke and cardiac patients. They are a Trauma Center, Designated Stroke Center and a Certified Emergency Heart Care Station.

As the Director of Nursing Education, you will be responsible for overall education, policies, procedures, training, and initiatives for the entire facility.  Multiple years of experience in Nursing Education is important in order to be successful in this role.  The Director of Nursing Education will report to VP of Operations/Chief Nursing Executive and direct and develop the facilities programs, polices, projects and be responsible for all continuing education.  

The Director of Nursing Education will also develop and oversee the Orientation process for new nursing and ancillary staff, ensuring the onboarding and training of new staff is successful and all staff members get off to the right start. Leading projects and initiatives will be another area of responsibility, giving this Director a real opportunity to work directly with the Chief Nursing Officer to do lasting and impactful work in a wonderful hospital. 

Additionally, the Nurse Director of Education will serve on multiple committees, have budgetary responsibilities, directly supervise and mentor staff and be an active member in regional and national organizations. 

Located in the Queens borough of New York City, this hospital is located close to all of the cultural, historical and social attractions of the city. It is easily accessible by public transportation.

This hospital offers a highly competitive salary and full suite of benefits.  Apply today to join a hospital system that values their nurses, offers a friendly and clinically strong work environment and places nursing education and professional development at the forefront. 

Excellent compensation and benefits are available, including relocation funds and tuition reimbursement.

Job posted 34 days ago

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